Epidendrum sympodiale Schltr. 1920 GROUP Conopseum SUBGROUP Conopseum

TYPE Drawing by Schlechter

Partial shade

Common Name The Sympodial Epidendrum

Flower Size

Found in Cauca department of Colombia at elevations around 2700 meters as a small sized, cold growing epiphyte with superposed, the main stem 3 to 5 leaved, erect-spreading, ligulate, obtuse leaves that bloooms on a terminal, erect, peduncle ancipitous, .8" [2 cm] long, with 2 acuminate bracts, rachis to 1.2" [3 cm] long, 5 to 8 flowered inflorescence with triangular-ovate, apiculate, shorter than the ovary floral bracts and carrying glabrous flowers.

Synonyms

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 7: 152 Schlechter 1920; Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 7: 252 Schlechter 1920; Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. Figuren -Atlas 57: 207 Schlechter 1929 drawing fide; Orquideas, Tesoro de Colombia Vol 2 Ortiz & Uribe 2017 drawing fide;

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